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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 150617
Last updated: 26 July 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:53 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (53 OTU RAF)
Registration: P7319
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near RAF St Athan, Glamorganshire, Wales -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:RAF Llandow, Glamorgan
Destination airport:
The Spitfire's engine caught fire in flight.
The pilot baled out but his parachute failed to deploy fully and he was killed.

Sgt (NZ39780) Nelson Cremer Turner RNZAF.


Spitfire production list
RAF Casualties-Sept. 1942.

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Revision history:

11-Nov-2012 02:35 angels one five Added
11-Nov-2012 02:38 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
20-Jun-2015 09:33 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
03-Jul-2019 01:59 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
17-Sep-2019 22:51 angels one five Updated [Location, Narrative]

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